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COE 608

Computer Organization and Architecture

The main topics of the course include basic architecture of modern computers, interaction between computer hardware and software at various levels, and performance evaluation and metrics. Instruction set design, computer arithmetic is also discussed. Data path and control unit design for RISC Processors are covered in detail. The laboratory work includes the design and implementation of a 16-bit RISC CPU using an FPGA development system and VHDL.
Weekly Contact: Lab:2 hrs. Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

COE 328 and COE 538 and CEN 199

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages

*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.

Computer Engineering

  • COE 318
    Software Systems
  • COE 328
    Digital Systems
  • COE 428
    Engineering Algorithms and Data Structures
  • COE 501
    Electromagnetism: Theory and Effects
  • COE 528
    Object Oriented Eng Analysis and Design
  • COE 538
    Microprocessor Systems
  • COE 608
    Computer Organization and Architecture
  • COE 628
    Operating Systems
  • COE 691
    Software Requirements Analysis & SPEC
  • COE 692
    Software Design and Architecture
  • COE 70A/B
    Computer Engineering Capstone Design
  • COE 718
    Embedded Systems Design
  • COE 758
    Digital Systems Engineering
  • COE 768
    Computer Networks
  • COE 817
    Network Security
  • COE 818
    Advanced Computer Architecture
  • COE 838
    Systems-on-Chip Design
  • COE 848
    Fundamentals of Data Engineering
  • COE 865
    Advanced Computer Networks
  • COE 891
    Software Testing and Quality Assurance
  • COE 892
    Distributed and Cloud Computing